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Let love and kindness win

“Where there is love there is life” – Ghandi I have tried to avoid talking about Covid-19 on here, but I just wanted to share a few words. This is an unprecedented time for us all. Not just that but down-right scary too! Now is the time to show kindness and love to people. There…… Continue reading Let love and kindness win

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Modern Farmhouse Fabric – Modern Rice Pouch

Today I’m sharing what I made with this pretty fabric “Modern Farmhouse” by Simple Simon & Company for Riley Blake Designs. The collection comes in three colour-ways and I immediately fell in love with the blush version, it even includes little pops of metallic! I thought it would be fun to make a Modern Rice…… Continue reading Modern Farmhouse Fabric – Modern Rice Pouch

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Milk and Honey fabric – Baby Bow Quilt

One of my favourite fabric designers, Elea Lutz has just released a beautiful new collection for Riley Blake Designs, called Milk and Honey. I think this may be my favourite one yet, although that is a pretty hard call as they are all so fabulous! I really love the pastel tones of this collection, not…… Continue reading Milk and Honey fabric – Baby Bow Quilt

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Liberty Flower Show Spring – Clamshell Tote

Today I am sharing with you what I made with Liberty’s newest quilting cotton collection for Riley Blake Designs – Flower Show Spring. As soon as I saw the collection I fell in love (although hard not to with Liberty!) and knew straight away whatever I made it had to feature linen and clamshells. I…… Continue reading Liberty Flower Show Spring – Clamshell Tote

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Moments Fabric – London Backpack

When I first laid eyes on Minki Kim’s newest fabric collection “Moments” I was so excited – it had dogs on it!! I knew pretty much instantly I wanted to make a backpack and that the pattern I wanted to use was The London Backpack pattern by LBG Studio. I actually purchased this pattern over…… Continue reading Moments Fabric – London Backpack

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Dream World Quilt

I have been a big fan of Emily Martin aka The Black Apple for many, many years. She was one of the first people I came across when I joined Etsy way back in 2008. In fact I even wrote a little blog post here professing my love and own some of her artwork. Since…… Continue reading Dream World Quilt

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Winifred Fabric – Divided Basket

Christopher Thompson – AKA The Tattooed Quilter has a new fabric collection coming out with Riley Blake Designs and it is soooo pretty! Featuring pretty florals, cute bunnies (what sold it for me!) and inspirational texts the possibilities are endless. I knew when I first saw the fabric I wanted to make something that would…… Continue reading Winifred Fabric – Divided Basket